The Los Angeles County Fire Department has ramped up staffing Thursday in response to increased fire danger caused by gusty winds and extremely warm temperatures.
Hot and windy for the next couple of days. The wind peaks this morning.
Red flag warnings are up around Southern California as dry, windy weather creates fire danger.
Winds will relax throughout the day, but they will pick up again tonight with an off-shore flow. There will be some brief Santa Ana winds through Wednesday.
Wild winds are expected to whip around the Southland for the next several days.
The winds have pulled back a little from where they were yesterday…but by this evening we are going to be dealing with the potential for damaging winds again.
San Gabriel Valley residents have been noticing a mysterious black dust blanketing their neighborhoods for the past two days.
A Red Flag Warning remains in effect Friday as gusty winds and low humidities plague the Southland.
Firefighters on Thursday made short work of a small brush fire in the Saugus area of Santa Clarita.
Gusty winds on tap for the next two days. A red flag warning and wind warnings kick in tonight and last through mid-day Saturday.
The driver of a vehicle that went over an embankment in an unincorporated area near Malibu Thursday sparking a brush fire that charred about two acres was found badly burned and dead.
Service has been restored to most Southern California homes and businesses that lost power for more than a day after wet and windy storms swept through the state.
The utility is on the defensive in the wake of a devastating wind storm that has left thousands still in the dark.
The winds may have died down, but the damage left behind at one Southland mission may require divine intervention to repair.
Officials said the damage could have been a lot more substantial if winds that had been pummeling cities throughout the Southland had picked up overnight.